Daki Guyo

Daki Guyo

Associate | ALN Kenya | Anjarwalla & Khanna

Physical Address:

ALN House, Eldama Ravine Close, Off Eldama Ravine Road, Westlands, Nairobi, Kenya

Postal Address:

P. O. Box 200-00606, Sarit Centre, Nairobi, Kenya

Telephone:

+254 (0) 20 364 0000, +254703032000

Email Address:

  1. Background

    Daki is an Associate at ALN Kenya | Anjarwalla & Khanna and a member of the Dispute Resolution department. She advices and represents clients in civil and commercial disputes. She holds a Master of Laws Degree in Commercial and Corporate Law from Queen Mary University of London and she is a Certified Public Secretary.

  2. Professional Membership
    • Law Society of Kenya
    • Institute of Certified Public Secretaries
    • Mediation Training Institute
    • Association of Young Arbitrators
  3. Professional Qualifications

    2019 – 2020: LL.M in Commercial and Corporate Law (with Distinction), Queen Mary University of London

    2017: Certified Professional Mediator, Mediation Training Institute

    2016: Kenya School of Law, Postgraduate Diploma in Law

    2015: LL.B (Hons.) Second Class (Upper Division), University of Nairobi

  4. Career Summary

    May 2021 to Date: Associate, Anjarwalla & Khanna, Nairobi

    2019: Associate, Sagana Biriq & Co. Advocates

    2018: Program Assistant, The Senate

    2017: Pupil, TripleOKLaw Advocates LLP

    2015: Legal Intern, Kenya Human Rights Commission

  5. Top Matters
    • Acting for Kenya Bankers Association which is the umbrella body for institutions that are regulated and licensed by the Central Bank of Kenya with a current membership of 46 institutions in a case challenging the enactment and implementation of the Financial Derivatives Regulations.
    • Acting for Victoria Commercial Bank in various insolvency proceedings involving placing of its creditors under administration and liquidation and defending the administrator and liquidator of the companies in various applications filed by the directors and shareholders. The aggregate debt owed by the creditors are to the tune of approximately KES 3 billion.
    • Representing Style Industries Limited and Godrej Consumer Products manufacturers of personal and household care products with presence in India, Indonesia and over 6 countries in Africa, in a claim filed at the Employment and Labour Relations Court by the former legal counsel for alleged unfair and unlawful termination of employment.
    • Acting for an energy company in connection with a dispute involving the challenge of its Environmental Impact Assessment License for a wind power project.
    • Representing Vodacome Entities in a complex public interest litigation case filed against it at the Anti-Corruption and Economic Crimes Division.
    • Representing Conservation Alliance of Kenya in a claim at the Environment and Land Court challenging the compulsory acquisition of an ecologically sensitive area.
    • Acting for an international technology company in connection with anti-counterfeit laws in Kenya.
    • Acting for a leading independent power producer in connection with the Bribery and Anti-Corruption law framework in Kenya and the United Kingdom.
    • Acting for several global NGOs in connection with compliance matters, corporate governance, anti-bribery laws and employment claims.
    • Advising in assessing risks in several mergers and acquisitions transactions.
  6. Career Summary

    May 2021 – Date:  Associate, Anjarwalla & Khanna, Nairobi

    2019: Associate, Sagana Biriq & Co. Advocates

    2018: Program Assistant, The Senate

    2017: Pupil, TripleOKLaw Advocates LLP

    2015: Legal Intern, Kenya Human Rights Commission 

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